Lists
5 of the Best Reef Breaks in the World, Just Because

5 of the Best Reef Breaks in the World, Just Because

Heaviest, Easiest, Most Deadly... Which Is Your Fave?

7 Oct 2020
The Coastalwatch Isolation Salvation – No.7

The Coastalwatch Isolation Salvation – No.7

From a classic Kirra swell from the vault, to the history of rock-offs, here's five quick distractions to keep the stoke burning.

4 May 2020
The Top Five Reasons Why Mason Ho Is So Magical

The Top Five Reasons Why Mason Ho Is So Magical

Ronnie and Vaughan are back for Season 2 of The Hold Down

22 Apr 2020
The Coastalwatch Isolation Salvation – No.5

The Coastalwatch Isolation Salvation – No.5

Surf Fitness, Epic Aussie Swells, Surfing Video Games, and the Greatest Mick Fanning Clip of All Time?

20 Apr 2020
The 10 Golden Rules of Packing for Surf Travel

The 10 Golden Rules of Packing for Surf Travel

Tip 1, divide everything you've packed by 2...

31 Oct 2019
11 Ways to Prepare for Your Next Surf Trip

11 Ways to Prepare for Your Next Surf Trip

Hit This Checklist to Get the Most out of Your Surfari

16 Oct 2019
The 20 Best Excuses Used To Get Out Of Surfing Big Waves

The 20 Best Excuses Used To Get Out Of Surfing Big Waves

Bet you've used a couple of these

17 Aug 2017
Summer In 'Straya: Top 5 Camping Spots At Surf Breaks

Summer In 'Straya: Top 5 Camping Spots At Surf Breaks

Pack up the car and the fam.

8 Dec 2016
The Best Last Minute Gifts For Dad!

The Best Last Minute Gifts For Dad!

Father's Day sorted!

24 Aug 2016
Ross Clarke Jones's 5 Things You Didn't Know About Nazare

Ross Clarke Jones's 5 Things You Didn't Know About Nazare

Seasoned big wave specialist talks us through the essentials

3 Jan 2016
5 Kid Friendly Surf & Camping Spots

5 Kid Friendly Surf & Camping Spots

School holidays? No problem! Five spots you can score a wave with the tykes in tow…

15 Dec 2015
20 Christmas Must-Haves For Surfers

20 Christmas Must-Haves For Surfers

The 2015 Surfers Christmas Guide

14 Dec 2015
Here Are 10 Surfable Dog Beaches In Australia

Here Are 10 Surfable Dog Beaches In Australia

The places that the WHOLE family can enjoy the beach

22 Nov 2015
The Best Surf Quotes From Hollywood

The Best Surf Quotes From Hollywood

The fine line between cringe and classic.

20 Nov 2014
How To Teach Your Kid To Surf

How To Teach Your Kid To Surf

12 simple tips to fuel grom stoke: timeless advice from a CW classic read.

2 12 Nov 2014
9 Things Superhero Surfer Dads Do

9 Things Superhero Surfer Dads Do

Nanda Ormond introduces the boldest new superhero, Surf-Dad!

2 3 Nov 2014
Hoverboards, Indoor Surfing Backflips, & Ryan Burch is Crazy Awesome  – This Week In Surfing

Hoverboards, Indoor Surfing Backflips, & Ryan Burch is Crazy Awesome – This Week In Surfing

Ten things from the internet in the week that was October 24, 2014

2 24 Oct 2014
World Title Scenarios, John John-mania & 7 Minutes of SUP wipe-outs – This Week in Surfing...

World Title Scenarios, John John-mania & 7 Minutes of SUP wipe-outs – This Week in Surfing...

Ten things from the internet in the week that was October 10, 2014

4 10 Oct 2014
This Week in Surfing... Tyler Wright Wins France, Garrett Parkes Wins Our Hearts

This Week in Surfing... Tyler Wright Wins France, Garrett Parkes Wins Our Hearts

Ten things from the internet in the week that was October 3, 2014

3 Oct 2014
Number Crunch: Julian Wilson

Number Crunch: Julian Wilson

The numbers that make the surfer.

3 Apr 2014
Video: Top 5 Wave of the Week Clips of 2013

Video: Top 5 Wave of the Week Clips of 2013

These here were the most viewed Wave of The Week entries of the last 12 months, pure stats, stoke and web user enthusiasm brought them into this column.

30 Dec 2013
15 Random Surf Facts

15 Random Surf Facts

List: Bust out and sound like an all-knowing legend.

5 23 Dec 2013
The 10 Greatest World Title Showdowns In Surfing History – Part 2

The 10 Greatest World Title Showdowns In Surfing History – Part 2

No.5 to No. 1 – Sean Doherty breaks down the greatest Title clashes in surf history.

3 12 Dec 2013
The 10 Greatest World Title Showdowns In Surfing History – Part 1

The 10 Greatest World Title Showdowns In Surfing History – Part 1

No.10 to No. 6 – Sean Doherty breaks down the greatest Title clashes in surf history.

1 28 Nov 2013
List: The 11 Cheesiest Entries To Our Cheesy Surf Joke Competition

List: The 11 Cheesiest Entries To Our Cheesy Surf Joke Competition

And the winner scores a pair of Oakley Breadbox shades.

9 Oct 2013
Al Knost's Five Essential Style Icons In Surfing

Al Knost's Five Essential Style Icons In Surfing

Video & Blog: The So-Cal legend of modern logging slides around his La Casa residency and gives us his top 5 style icons in surfing.

24 Sep 2013
Rasta's Five Essential Tips For Good Bodysurfing

Rasta's Five Essential Tips For Good Bodysurfing

Video and Blog: Dave Rastovich's residency at La Casa has music and dolphin-like wave riding. Plus, Rasta shares with us his tips to body-whomp.

1 24 Jul 2013
Latest News

Nick Carroll: Can Rabbit Really Win Burleigh This Saturday?

The Australian surfing icon is on the campaign trail for the Queensland state election

30 Oct 2020
Watch: The History of the World's Most Elusive and Long Lefthander

Watch: The History of the World's Most Elusive and Long Lefthander

29 Oct 2020
Nick Carroll: Maurice Cole and the Surf Coast Showdown

Nick Carroll: Maurice Cole and the Surf Coast Showdown

27 Oct 2020
We're Hiring: Camera Operations Technician

We're Hiring: Camera Operations Technician

27 Oct 2020
Watch: Episode 11 of RIVALS – Mick, Parko and Dingo Face-Off In Pumping Snapper Superheat!

Watch: Episode 11 of RIVALS – Mick, Parko and Dingo Face-Off In Pumping Snapper Superheat!

24 Oct 2020
Remembering Biggest Wednesday, Pumping Empty Cokes, and Can You Go Finless at Teahupo'o?

Remembering Biggest Wednesday, Pumping Empty Cokes, and Can You Go Finless at Teahupo'o?

22 Oct 2020
Brazil's Beachies Look Fun as Hell and Gabriel Medina Is Making the Most of Them

Brazil's Beachies Look Fun as Hell and Gabriel Medina Is Making the Most of Them

22 Oct 2020
Watch: Episode 10 of RIVALS – Parko, Mick and Dingo Reflect on the Life and Careers of the "Cooly Kids"

Watch: Episode 10 of RIVALS – Parko, Mick and Dingo Reflect on the Life and Careers of the "Cooly Kids"

18 Oct 2020
Is This the Best Wave Pool in the World?

Is This the Best Wave Pool in the World?

17 Oct 2020
The Wonderfully Weird Clay Marzo Backhand Tube Approach, Slater at Uluwatu, and a New (Not Good...) Wave Pool!

The Wonderfully Weird Clay Marzo Backhand Tube Approach, Slater at Uluwatu, and a New (Not Good...) Wave Pool!

16 Oct 2020
Watch Tom Carroll & Matt Grainger Break Down Tow-Foiling and Glide an Empty Outside Sydney Reef

Watch Tom Carroll & Matt Grainger Break Down Tow-Foiling and Glide an Empty Outside Sydney Reef

14 Oct 2020
Nick Carroll: In the Wake of Yet Another Shark Death, Esperance Is a Town in Need

Nick Carroll: In the Wake of Yet Another Shark Death, Esperance Is a Town in Need

13 Oct 2020
Watch: Episode 9 of Rivals – Kai Otton at Home on the NSW Far South Coast

Watch: Episode 9 of Rivals – Kai Otton at Home on the NSW Far South Coast

12 Oct 2020
From 'Mad Wax', To Winning the Eddie, To Australian Survivor – Ross Clarke Jones Tells His Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

From 'Mad Wax', To Winning the Eddie, To Australian Survivor – Ross Clarke Jones Tells His Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

11 Oct 2020
Watch: Local Chargers Take On East Coast Outer Slab

Watch: Local Chargers Take On East Coast Outer Slab

10 Oct 2020
Surfer Missing On WA South Coast, Suspected Fatal Shark Attack

Surfer Missing On WA South Coast, Suspected Fatal Shark Attack

9 Oct 2020
Night Surfing Pumping Noosa, Wilko's Shark Scare, and Ever Seen a Whale Bodysurf?

Night Surfing Pumping Noosa, Wilko's Shark Scare, and Ever Seen a Whale Bodysurf?

9 Oct 2020
Get Around It: A 10-Kilometre Paddle To Provide Food To the Struggling People of Bali

Get Around It: A 10-Kilometre Paddle To Provide Food To the Struggling People of Bali

8 Oct 2020
Lockdown Diaries: How a Teacher and His 14-Year-Old Daughter Have Waited Out the Pandemic on Nias

Lockdown Diaries: How a Teacher and His 14-Year-Old Daughter Have Waited Out the Pandemic on Nias

6 Oct 2020
Surf Lakes Are Going Smaller, More Adaptable, and Ready For Your Suburb

Surf Lakes Are Going Smaller, More Adaptable, and Ready For Your Suburb

5 Oct 2020
Surfer Magazine is No Longer: 1960-2020

Surfer Magazine is No Longer: 1960-2020

4 Oct 2020
Sean Doherty: "I Was Always Trying to Do Stuff That No One Else Could Do", Col Smith in 1977

Sean Doherty: "I Was Always Trying to Do Stuff That No One Else Could Do", Col Smith in 1977

3 Oct 2020
Jack Robbo Is on Fire, a New Wave Pool in South Korea, and Sierra Kerr's Got Mega Hops!

Jack Robbo Is on Fire, a New Wave Pool in South Korea, and Sierra Kerr's Got Mega Hops!

2 Oct 2020
"You Can Usually Stop People From Dying With Very Basic Equipment and Very Simple Techniques" – What To Do in the Event of a Shark Attack

"You Can Usually Stop People From Dying With Very Basic Equipment and Very Simple Techniques" – What To Do in the Event of a Shark Attack

1 Oct 2020
The Evolution of a Modern Big Wave Surfer, Felicity Palmateer Tells Her Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

The Evolution of a Modern Big Wave Surfer, Felicity Palmateer Tells Her Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

30 Sep 2020
Watch: Episode 8 of Rivals – Danny Wills at Home on the NSW North Coast

Watch: Episode 8 of Rivals – Danny Wills at Home on the NSW North Coast

29 Sep 2020
Watch: Episode 7 of Rivals – Bede Durbidge at Home in 4-5ft Straddie Barrels

Watch: Episode 7 of Rivals – Bede Durbidge at Home in 4-5ft Straddie Barrels

25 Sep 2020
Forecaster Blog: La Niña conditions are here, what does it mean for Surf?

Forecaster Blog: La Niña conditions are here, what does it mean for Surf?

24 Sep 2020
Smashed In Vicco: A Couple Of The Lockdown State’s Finest Get Caught In The Mangler

Smashed In Vicco: A Couple Of The Lockdown State’s Finest Get Caught In The Mangler

22 Sep 2020
Master and Apprentice: Bethany Hamilton and Erin Brooks

Master and Apprentice: Bethany Hamilton and Erin Brooks

21 Sep 2020
Mick Fanning: Save This Shark

Mick Fanning: Save This Shark

16 Sep 2020
Watch: Episode 6 of Rivals – Shaun Cansdell at Home on the Coffs Coast

Watch: Episode 6 of Rivals – Shaun Cansdell at Home on the Coffs Coast

13 Sep 2020
Sean Doherty: The East Coast White Attacks – Where To From Here

Sean Doherty: The East Coast White Attacks – Where To From Here

12 Sep 2020
Nick Carroll: The Terrible Attack at Greenmount Will Blow the Shark Narrative To Pieces, Again

Nick Carroll: The Terrible Attack at Greenmount Will Blow the Shark Narrative To Pieces, Again

9 Sep 2020
A Statement Regarding Coastalwatch Surf Cams and the Fatal Shark Incident at Rainbow Bay

A Statement Regarding Coastalwatch Surf Cams and the Fatal Shark Incident at Rainbow Bay

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